Wednesday, January 30, 2013

drag2share: Surprised Scientists Find Lifeforms Six Miles Above Earth's Surface

source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/vip/~3/FLNjmsZYm8g/surprised-scientists-find-lifeforms-six-miles-above-earths-surface

Surprised Scientists Find Lifeforms Six Miles Above Earth's SurfaceFor the first time, scientists have found lifeforms where nobody thought it was possible: floating in the troposphere, the slice of the atmosphere approximately four to six miles (eight to 15 kilometers) above Earth's surface. And not just a tiny few, but lot: 20% of every particle in that atmospheric layer are living organisms.

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